Nissan may re-launch the 2018 Nissan Xterra in a new avatar with enhanced styling and new powertrains. Japan based Nissan Motors is trying to expand its presence and market share in the global automobile market. It is not only revamping existing popular models in its lineup but the company is also going to re-launch earlier models that had been discontinued. The Nissan Xterra, an SUV that was once popular in the US and other markets and was discontinued in 2015 may be re-launched- as per the industry buzz.
2018 Nissan Xterra – Exterior and Interior Design
Nissan has not said anything officially on the upcoming Xterra SUV yet. While some design cues will be taken from the old model it is also likely that Nissan wants the upcoming vehicle to sport a similar design language as its existing SUV lineup. So some design similarities with popular Nissan models like Rogue and Murano are likely to be there. You can expect to see the V shaped grille and wraparound head and tail lamps in the upcoming vehicle. It may be sold in a few trims- like other cars from Nissan’s stable.
Not much is known about the cabin of upcoming Xterra SUV. However, it may be a 5 seater vehicle with front seats having the company’s zero gravity technology. It is expected to be a large cabin and cargo space should be decent. Nissan is also likely to keep enough small, item storage in the cabin including cup and bottle holders.
The 2018 Nissan Xterra is expected to be laden with enough safety technologies and entertainment features will be aplenty too. So, you can expect it to get a lot of airbags, traction control, rearview camera and lane departure warning. Amenities like ambient interior lighting and 2 zone climate control is likely to be there.
2018 Nissan Xterra – Drivetrain Configuration
Nothing is official about the engine to be used in upcoming Nissan Xterra. However, the company is likely to use the powertrains being used in models like Rogue and Murano. The output may be enhanced and focus will be given to fuel economy. Whether diesel or hybrid engine will be used is not known.
2018 Nissan Xterra – Price and Release Date
The 2018 Nissan Exterra pricing may start at $24,000. No official release date is known.
The 2018 Nissan Exterra may add another in a cap of the Japanese carmaker. If it can keep the pricing right and offers varieties in powertrain, it may woo the buyers.